Grinde Family History

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Grinde Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in western Norway, so named from Old Norse grind ‘gate’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Grande, Grine, Rinde, Grinder, Grindley, Linde, Grindle, Brindle

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Grinde Family Origin

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Grinde Family Occupations

What did your Grinde ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Grinde. 39% of Grinde men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Grinde women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grinde were Clerk and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Waitress
  • Stenographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Grinde Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grinde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grinde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 723 immigration records available for the last name Grinde. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 475 military records available for the last name Grinde. For the veterans among your Grinde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grinde Life Expectancy

What is the average Grinde lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Grinde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Grinde in 1952 was 66, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grinde ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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